For sports enthusiasts, the Silverstone Motor Racing Circuit (home of the British Grand Prix and Silverstone Classic) is only 5 miles away and Towcester Racecourse and Dog Track is a brisk 10 minute stroll from the house. There are also a number of golf courses in the area.
For those interested in English Heritage, there are many places of historical interest including stately homes, National Trust properties and museums to explore. These include; Stowe Landscape Gardens, Cannons Ashby and Althorp House.
The towns of Milton Keynes and Northampton are both 10 miles away and offer cinema, theatre and shopping opportunities. The Northampton Saints rugby club is well worth a visit for fans on match days and the beautiful city of Oxford and picturesque Blenheim Palace are within 40 minutes of the Towcester.
If you require a taxi during your stay it is advisable to book one in advance as the local taxi firms get very busy. We recommend SMS X Travel on 01327 353118.
There are plenty of places to eat including:
We are now also fortunate to have a microbrewery in the town. Towcester Mill Brewery has a tap bar which is open every day and they conduct tours on a weekly basis. So why not visit and try some local brew